The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 26 10 21
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +11
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 7 25 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 2.97% 11.79% 1.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.00% 59.52% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 2
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£370 £313 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.40% -7.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £265 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £400 £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £29.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-27.58% +16.00%
SQL Server
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
35 42 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 14.83% 19.81% 5.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 4
Average daily rate £438 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £448 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-24.24% +10.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server across the Northampton region.

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Northampton region.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) CRM
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (27.27%) Change Control
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) SDLC
4 3 (27.27%) SOAP
4 3 (27.27%) UNIX
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) HTML
4 3 (27.27%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) MySQL
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) ETL
5 2 (18.18%) MVC
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (18.18%) JSF
5 2 (18.18%) J2EE
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 2 (18.18%) OLAP
5 2 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 2 (18.18%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) JSP

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Apache Pig
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Lync
2 1 (9.09%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (27.27%) MySQL
3 2 (18.18%) OLAP
3 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
3 2 (18.18%) Apache Hive
3 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (18.18%) Big Data
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) DBA
3 2 (18.18%) MySQL DBA
3 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Server Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Database Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
1 3 (27.27%) SOAP
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) J2EE
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 2 (18.18%) JSF
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (18.18%) JSP
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
3 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
3 1 (9.09%) REST
3 1 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (9.09%) LESS
3 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 1 (9.09%) WCF
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) UNIX
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) CRM
2 3 (27.27%) ETL
2 3 (27.27%) Change Control
2 3 (27.27%) SDLC
3 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 1 (9.09%) VBA
5 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
5 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 1 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) C
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) HDFS
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) OVSD
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) Cloudera
3 2 (18.18%) hybris
4 1 (9.09%) Akamai
4 1 (9.09%) Lumension
4 1 (9.09%) Facebook
4 1 (9.09%) Twitter
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) NetApp
4 1 (9.09%) TIBCO
4 1 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Google
4 1 (9.09%) Xamarin